Axid AR

Axid XR treats heartburn. This medication can also prevent heartburn when taken before or up to 60 minutes before eating/drinking food that causes heartburn.

Axid AR Overview


Axid XR is an over the counter medication used to prevent and treat heartburn. Acid XR belongs to a group of medications called H2 antagonists which help by reducing the amount of acid your stomach produces.

Acid XR is available as extended release tablets and is taken once a day for relief. It can also prevent heartburn when taken 60 minutes to right before eating or drinking something that causes you heartburn.

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  • Other
  • Duodenal Ulcer
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  • Esophagitis, Peptic
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux
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  • Stomach Ulcer
  • Urticaria
  • Zollinger-ellison Syndrome

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Uses of Axid AR

Axid XR is used to treat and prevent heartburn.

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Please contact your doctor or pharmacist for more information.



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Axid AR Drug Class

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